Specification for the Petzl Contact 9.8mm
- Length: 60
- Diameter: 9.8mm
- Impact Force: 8.4kN
- Weight per metre: 60g
- No. of falls (Factor 1.77): 7
- Sheath Percentage: 41%
- Static Elongation: 9%
The Petzl Contact 9.8mm offers an excellent balance between weight, durability and rope handling and is an excellent all-round climbing rope. The smaller diameter of 9.8mm provides maximum versatility and is also good introduction to thinner climbing ropes.
The Contact 9.8mm comes ClimbReady Coiled so it is ready to use as soon as you unpack the rope, preventing tangles sometimes associated with uncoiling new ropes, and the EverFlex Treatment makes the rope soft, supple and easy to handle.
The sheath and core at the ends of the rope are bonded together using Ultrasonic welding adding to durability and preventing frayed ends.
All petzl ropes are specially coiled so they are ready to use, preventing uncoiling mistakes and tangles, and increasing the life of the rope. Once you have unpackaged the rope you can literally put it on your rope bag and climb.
The rope is marked in the middle for easy location of the mid point.
All Petzl ropes undergo a special heat treatment process to lock in the rope fibres performance characteristics, providing consistent, excellent handling though out the ropes life.
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